Rewriting 19th Century Central European History

January 5-6, 2018
Panel Series at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association
Conveners: GHI Washington and the Central European History Society

Part 1: A Discussion of Karen Hagemann’s Revisiting Prussia’s Wars against Napoleon

Friday, January 5, 10:30am-12:00pm (Washington Hilton, Columbia 1)

Chair: Suzanne Lynn Marchand (Louisiana State University)
Panel: Katherine Aaslestad (West Virginia University), James M. Brophy (University of Delaware), Jean H. Quataert (Binghamton University, State University of New York), Alan Forrest (University of York)
Comment: Karen Hagemann (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Part 2: The National, the Transnational, and the Global in 19th-Century European History

Friday, January 5, 3:30-5:00pm (Washington Hilton, Columbia 2)

Chair: Simone Lässig (German Historical Institute)
Panel: Jonathan Sperber (University of Missouri–Columbia), Pieter M. Judson (European University Institute), Lora Wildenthal (Rice University), Dirk Bonker (Duke University)
Comment: Roger Chickering (Georgetown University)

Part 3: Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in 19th-Century Central European History

Saturday, January 6, 8:30-10:00am (Washington Hilton, Jefferson East)

Chair: Pieter M. Judson (European University Institute)
Panel: Deborah Hertz (University of California, San Diego), Simone Lässig (German Historical Institute), Karen Hagemann (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Kira Thurman (University of Michigan)
Comment: Lora Wildenthal (Rice University)

Part 4: A Neglected Era: The Long 19th Century in Central European History 

Saturday, January 6, 10:30am-12:30pm (Washington Hilton, Jefferson East)

Chair: James M. Brophy (University of Delaware)
Panel: Roger Chickering (Georgetown University), Suzanne Lynn Marchand (Louisiana State University), Jonathan Sperber (University of Missouri–Columbia), Anthony Steinhoff (Université du Québec à Montréal)
Comment: Helmut W. Smith (Vanderbilt University)